On The Board
Justin Verlander (DET)
He struck out ten batters for the second time this season and reaches 10+ strikeouts for the thirtieth time in his career. This performance allowed him to reach 2,003 strikeouts in 12 seasons in the Majors, all while wearing the uniform of the Detroit Tigers. He is the sixth active pitcher to have 2,000+ K's and the 76th in MLB history.
Extra: Yadier Molina (St. Louis Cardinals) became the catcher with the most games played in franchise history (1,475). A total of 39 backstops have played in 1,400+ games in the Majors.